The Battle of Antietam during the American Civil War was caused by General Robert E. Lee's desire to follow up his victory at the second Battle of Manassas by heading north into Ma...
The Battle of Antietam /ænˈtiːtəm/, also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg,
particularly in the South, fought on September 17, 1862, near Sharpsburg, ...
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, fought 150 years ago today in western Maryland, holds a special place in America's memory. Two great armies, Union and Confederate, clashed in a scenic valley near the village of Sharpsburg, where the local farmers tended to be members of a Ger... More »
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Battle Of Antietam Summary & Facts About The Bloodiest Civil War Battle, Fought
At Antietam Creek, Sharpsburg, Maryland.
devastated Sharpsburg, and still ranks as the bloodiest one-day battle in ... The
Battle of Antietam was the culmination of the Maryland Campaign of 1862, the ...
The Union named the conflict the Battle of Antietam in honor of the creek while
the South called it the Battle of Sharpsburg in honor of the town. From dawn till ...